Nov 5, 2012

What's in a Leader?


The Fall 2012 Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Track Session took place Tuesday 13 November from 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm in room 306 on the topic "What's in a Leader?", with the participation of Dean Patrick Burke who will deliver the Introduction: "Come on! Won't You Be a Leader?", and Professors Silia Passeri (Psychology): "The Good and the Toxic Leader;"Bernard Gbikpi (Political Science): "Flexible and Steady: the Machiavellian Leader;" Andrea Giuntini (Economics): "Changing Needs: From the Political to the Economist Figure of a Leader?" Pierluca Birindelli (Sociology): "Fashionable Leadership: The Mediatic Construction of a Leader;" Renata Badii (Holocaust Studies): "Manipulative Leaders and/or Gullible Followers: Who Needs What?" Don Alessandro Andreini (Religion): "What's in a Leader? The Depth of a Call".